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hara

Oriental medicine
The region of the solar plexus or abdomen, believed to be the spiritual center of the soul and the body’s life processes; various types of pressure may be exerted on the abdomen in shiatsu to stimulate the flow of energy through the hara.

hara (hä·rä),

n a Japanese term that represents the abdomen, where the internal organs are housed.
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